We’re closely monitoring the ongoing flooding and severe weather event in New South Wales. In an emergency, you should always call 000. For your own safety, please follow the advice from your local emergency services. For the latest updates in your region, including evacuation orders, visit the NSW SES websites. Our priority is to support participants, their families and carers during this time. To ensure we can quickly provide support to any affected participants, we encourage you to contact the NDIS National Contact Centre on 1800 800 110. Please press “5” for help with flood-related issues. We are prioritising all...
The NDIA is committed to the co-design of improvements to the National Disability Insurance Scheme.
Earlier this year, the Australian Parliament passed changes to the NDIS legislation to improve the Scheme.
NAIDOC week, which runs from 3-10 July, celebrates the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.
Over the last week we have received feedback from providers and participants concerned that a number of therapies were removed from the NDIS Support Catalogue or prices reduced by the NDIA Board.
The NDIA is working with IPA Personnel to create a register of qualified disability support workers who can be deployed locally on a short-term basis to cover potential workforce shortages and critical shifts over the winter months.